Catharine Somerville was born in Toronto. She works in the UK and Canada.
After completing her diploma at Georgian College ON, Catharine studied printmaking at York University and later realized a BA Arts and Humanities (Art History) at the Open University. In 2009 she completed her postgraduate studies at West Dean College /University of Sussex, UK Somerville is a recognized award-winning artist. Her work can be found internationally in public, private and corporate collections in Mexico, the U.S.A, Canada and England.